An unusual Directoire gilt bronze and painted mantel clock Circa 1835
Lot 377
An unusual Directoire gilt bronze and painted mantel clock Circa 1835
AU$ 4,000 - 6,000
US$ 3,800 - 5,600
Lot Details
An unusual Directoire gilt bronze and painted mantel clock
Circa 1835
the floral cast bronze clock with Roman numerals within painted flower heads, with butterfly mounted hands, above a floral garland hung between two lions heads, mounted on a stepped plinth with applied garland to the front, raised on paw feet, with a drum movement with outside countwheel strike on a bell, movement inscribed 'RaimaoFres à Paris', together with associated glass dome, 26cm wide, 10cm deep, 45cm high
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  1. James Hendy
    Specialist - Australian Colonial Furniture and Australiana
    Bonhams
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    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
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